This company is providing management services to international real estate developers focusing on the UK market and they have their financial headquarters in Nicosia. They provide all back-office services for bookkeeping, accounting, financial control, banking activities, HR, payroll, finance and funding consulting, overheads management and company secretarial to a wide range of clients based in Cyprus and UK. In this role you will work from the office in Nicosia and remotely with the commercial team based in the UK.
The Senior Construction will prepare accurate estimates for projects by gathering information and analyzing important metrics. Your will provide knowledge of cost and benefits that support profitable business decisions. The ideal candidate will have excellent numerical skills and an analytical mindset. You must also be thorough and apt in managing relationships with key persons. The goal is to provide detailed reports so the company can make informed decisions that will enhance its profitability and growth.
Understand the project/program and its requirements
Determine key variables for cost and other estimates
Gather first-hand information from sites, warehouses or other venues
Conduct research to obtain data on labor costs, materials, production times etc.
Use software for data analysis, forecasting and budgeting
Obtain and review offers and quotes by subcontractors or vendors
Perform risk analysis
Create and submit estimate reports or bids to appropriate persons (project managers, clients, bidding competitions etc.)
Build relationships with key vendors (subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.)
Provide consultation on planning (schedules, manpower needs etc.)
Proven experience as estimator or similar position
Familiarity with financial and project management principles
In depth knowledge of research and data analysis methods and estimation formulas
Exquisite math and IT ability with an analytical mindset
Proficient in relevant software (Timberline, HCSS HeavyBid)
Outstanding communication and negotiation abilities
Thoroughness and reliability
Excellent organizational skills
BSc/BA in engineering, construction science or relevant discipline
Certified Professional Estimator (CPE) will be an asset